Open Postdoc Positions in Telepresence and Mechatronics
Technische Universität München
Located in the prosperous capital of Bavaria and home to over 39,000 students, the Technical University of Munich (TUM) is one of the world’s top universities (top 4 European technical universities in THE World University Ranking, top 50 in Shanghai Ranking, top 10 in Global University Employability Ranking, etc.). It is committed to excellence in research and teaching, interdisciplinary education, and the active promotion of promising young scientists. TUM benefits from the healthy mix of companies and startups of all sizes headquartered in the region and is tightly connected to regional research hospitals. The university also forges strong links with companies and scientific institutions across the world.
The TUM Munich Institute of Robotics and Machine Intelligence (MIRMI) is a globally visible interdisciplinary research center for machine intelligence, which is the integration of robotics, artificial intelligence, and perception. Its three central application focuses are the future of health, the future of work, and the future of mobility. More than 50 professors from various TUM faculties cooperate within the framework of MIRMI.
We are looking for an EXCELLENT Postdoc to participate in the MIRMI teaching mission. This position is at least 70% teaching. Please consider applying if you have a background in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer science, or a comparable field. We are particularly looking for individuals with experience in some of the following areas:
Robot Control & Telepresence
Haptic interfaces and tactile feedback
Mechatronic system design
System and topology optimization
Your responsibilities as a postdoc may include (but are not limited to):
Participating in the teaching of multiple courses.
Establishing and supervising Remote Machine Intelligence Experience Center for Training & Education.
Run and supervise Intelligent Machine Design Lab course.
Supporting the mechatronic development of several robotic systems.
Supporting publication submissions, research proposals, and prototype demonstrations
What we offer
Stimulating, high-paced environment for cutting-edge research in various fields including robotics, machine learning, systems intelligence, musculoskeletal and neurological studies.
Pleasant working conditions with interesting and challenging tasks in collaboration with a talented and interdisciplinary scientific and management team.
An exceptional opportunity to experience research in a highly inspiring international environment and to learn from some of the world’s leading researchers.
How to apply?
The following documents are needed for applications:
A motivation letter
A detailed CV
Email addresses of at least two references
Interested applicants should send us the necessary documents via email to Dr. Abdalla Swikir (firstname.lastname@example.org) quoting “Open Postdoc Positions in Telepresence and Mechatronics” in the e-mail subject line. The positions will remain open until filled and only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Preference will be given to applications received before April 20th, 2022. The start date is as soon as possible, but negotiable.